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Norcross, GA

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About Me:

DHA3000+L3000 at work!!!

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

spending time with my lovely wife, watching TV, surf the web......play sports...

What I do for a living:

Structural Engineer / Soon to take my PE license....

Headphone Inventory

Sony MDR-R10 (bass heavy version, still a bit lacking in bass)
Qualia 010 with small & medium headband
Sony MDR-CD1700
Grado HF-2
Sennheiser HD-800
Sennheiser Orpheus System (SN#129)
Sennheiser HD-650
Audio-Technica ATH-L3000
Audio-Technica ATH-W2002 (w/ L3000 drivers)
Shure SE-530

I also have auditioned and owned most of the higher ends headphones out there.

Headphone Amp Inventory

Sennheiser HEV90
Audio-Technica DHA-3000
Headamp Gilmore Reference
Single Power SDS-SE
Larocco Headcode DM
Maxed Out PPA (3)
Headroom Max (2006)

Source Inventory

Sony SCD-777ES (Modwright Tube output and Audiomods parts + clock upgrades)
Exemplar Denon 5910.
SACDmods Sony DVP-9100ES
Pioneer DV-AX10
Pico DAC
and misc. DVD units & DAP

Cable Inventory

Bogdan Audio Gold/Silver Spirits ICs (5)
HG Audio Silver Lace ICs (2)
Bogdan Audio Ghost Powercords (2)
Bogdan Audio Goldy Powercord

Misc. Headphone upgrade cables: Silver Dragon, Blue Dragon, SA Equinox, and Zu Mobius.

Power-Related Components

Monster Power Conditioner

Other Audio Equipment

I owns several DAPs (at least 10), Minidisc Players/Recorder (at least 10) and many legendary Discmen.

Music Preferences

Vocals, Jazzs, Pops, and Rocks. I'll listen to anything that sound great to my ears.

Interests (non-headphone)

Structural Engineering and Home Theater (apartment theater) :)

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

I enjoy 5.1 surround. I am a big fan of Sony and truly believe that they can manufacturer some of best equipment in the world if they want to. Sadly, they become such mass market company.

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Sony PHA-3 balanced portable dac/amp
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The Stax Thread III
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JH Audio JH-13 PRO impressions thread
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Sony NWZ-ZX1 - 35th Walkman Anniversary model
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Audeze Robbed of LCD Series Headphones
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Headamp Blue Hawaii Special Edition
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SONY NWZ-A10 Series
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Interview With Sony: NW-ZX2... Your Questions Answered
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NAD M51 Direct Digital DAC Impressions
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